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Oct 1, 2012 2:30pm EDT
as traffic cops. they're also playing midwife. the traffic is so incredible -- >> oh, y. oh, boy. >> steven just fainted. >> come on, man. give us a warning. >> warning, steven. babies are being born. so the traffic in bangkok is so incredibly bad that 19 years ago, they started training their traffic cops in midwifery, because so many babies were being born in traffic jams on the way to the hospital. in fact, 107 babies have been born in traffic. on average, one baby per month. this particular traffic cop you're looking at here is mana decoxham who delivered 47 of those babies. >> "oughe ought to just go to medical school. grad they're trained in midwifery and that midwifery is a word. >> these 107 babies delivered over the past 19 year, all delivered safely, all doing well, including the most recent baby that was delivered. >> what happens after the baby is delivered? does she go back home or keep i t hospital and e days later? >> what do you put on the birth certificate? >> born at the hospital. >> no, on the 402. >> right. in a hyundai. >> in the back of a taxicab. >>> this video we go
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm EDT
have people standing by to answer your questions. i'm joined by dr. steven. thank you for joining us, doctor. over the past 10 years have we seen an increase or decrease in the number of breast cancer cases. >> in the past 10 years we've seen steady decline at the rate of 2% per year. prior to that it was a steady increase, but, still, this year we expect 230,000 women in the united states to be diagnosed with breast cancer and about 40,000 will die from it. >> and it affects so many people. it's a disease that really hits home and we try to bring more attention to it during the month of october. what should you do if you see something suspicious prior to or in between your mammogram. >> if something is identified on a breast exam, usually we recommend an imaging to help characterize it and help to guide further treatment. if something is identified on a mammogram or potentially an ultrasound, usually the patient at that point will undergo a biopsy. depending on what the findings are they will be referred to a surgeon. >> we can all imagine how overwhelming this would be. tell mow ab
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 4:30am EDT
in the face and neck. >> steven barton was among 58 people hurt when a gunman opened fire during the showing of the latest batman film. now the focus of the ads to reduce gun violence. it's sponsored by mayors against illegal guns, a coalition of city mayors including stephanie rawlings blake and josh 1Ñ:!ñcowen. >> it's important that you have a job to go to everyday. it's also important that you come home safely from the job everyday. >> 8 families of those who lost loved ones at the theater shooting are urging the moderator to ask the president and governor mitt romney about gun violence during tomorrow night's debate. >>> a man accused of killing a college student goes before a judge today. he pled guilty to killing his girlfriend. whitmore was in town visiting and hours before her death, she tweeted should have known. there is no motive to the death. the school held a vigil last night. >>> closer to home, a heated debate over parking in patterson park. last night people who lived near the park showed up at the virginia baker wreck center. they are esteemed over the plan to put a blac
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 2:30pm EDT
idiot. it's over here. >>> steven, i'm just going to call this heebie jeebie tech time. this is from chile. did you though that if you take a leg off of a cockroach it will regenerate another leg? >> oh, like the -- well, yeah. a lot of weird animals do that. >> this cockroach didn't feel any leg removal pain. >> because everyone cares about the well being of cockroaches. >> then they used technology to hook this cockroach leg to the human brain. >> can you move the leg? cockroach correspondentin our expert zach. hey, zach. explain exactly what's going on here. they put this device on this guy's head and then he can control the cockroach leg? >> exactly. right now they can move the leg to the left. they can move it to the right, and they can make it curl. >> what would this be used for? >> there are some possibilities for this like maybe prosthetic limbs. this is a lot different because right now they're not connecting it to anything robotic. they're actually connecting it to a real muscle, which is interesting. >> they have another project that's prey crazy mind control too, right?
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 2:30pm EDT
a bonus video for you. what do you have, steven? >> beth, i have a &"hling this one might actually break the internet. because super hot model and actress started a kick starter campaign about a potential sex tape. >> who would want to watch that? i'm not sure myself. >> she's asking for donations for people to watch and possibly be in her sex tape. but it's all a joke. this is from, of course, the very hilarious website funny or die.com. >> i'm glad >>fá check this out at our website, rightthisminute.com and click on -- >> best of rtm. >>> it's the rtm dummy driver of the day. this time somewhere we believe in maryland, a guy is out on a bit of a sports car cruise. can't exactly what say what they're doing is legal. a guy with dash cam here, he's flying. passes up that white truck. but if you think he's going fast, wait till you see who's behind him. >> oh! >> stupid [ bleep ]. >> oh, man. >> this guy in a nissan gtr, which, n >> it's a very fast car. >> he never had it under control. he went over in the field. >> and you saw him catch air. >> idiot. >>> supernote is -- >> brett and li
ABC
Oct 5, 2012 2:30pm EDT
time, videos you can find on our website. steven that the first one. >> the hilarious jenna is back debunking all the theories of love we learned about the move. for example, not so cool to do an upside down kiss like they do it in spider-man. >> do it one time in your life. let's not do that again. >> the guys from bad lip-reading are back. this time paul ryan is their victim, vice presidential candidate for the republican. these are all videos from paul ryan's video diary. >> look at them 40 pieces while sipping soda and we'll sing chicago. >> head over to our website, rightthisminute.com and click on. >> best of rtm. >>> at number six, everyone in the pool. >> i have a couple of videos from across the pond and uk. this one i'm sure you've not seen before. this is a man being dragged out of a pool by two fully dressed uniformed police officers. >> did he fall asleep while swimming? >> apparently he was causing a nuisance in the pool. he reportedly was screaming at kids swimming around because they were splashing water. sounds like maybe he had a temper. >> you know the cops are ti
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 2:00pm EDT
videos you can find on our website. steven has a good one. >> beth, the first thing i have to say about this, don't try this at home. a guy is juggling fire balls. what are the fire balls made out of? old rolled-up socks he set on fire. in the youtube description he said he lost most of the hair from his hands, a lot of the hair from his forearm and suffered first degree burns on his middle finger. >> why would you do this? >> which is why i say don't try this at home. >>> i've got a little video to lift your spirit. this is a video about paul ryan. this is more about his assets as a physically attractive male. >> well, it's important to be in shape. >> check out these videos at our website, rightthisminute.com 2a click on -- >> best of rtm. >>> take a look at this fire that was caught on film by winnipeg news in canada. you see black smoke, but watch. >> oh! >> it's like a volcano!yú rñ th stores fuel. this is near speedway international in winnipeg. it took more than 60 firefighters and 19 fire trucks to help get this under control. as you can imagine, the area surrounding this war
ABC
Sep 30, 2012 8:00am EDT
is also facing a lot of questions on the death of the american ambassador chris stevens in benghazi. he has to convince voters that he has the better answers on the economy. >> going to be something. thank you so much. >>> and don't forget to watch abc's "this week" later this morning. george's guests will include new jersey governor chris christie and white house adviser david plouffe. >>> and tune in wednesday of special coverage of one-on-one the candidates debate. at 9:00 p.m. eastern. >> george and diane hosting the debates wednesday night. >>> now, to what has been an embarrassing week for airport screeners. now, more ominously two incidents of loaded guns making it through the x-ray machines undetected. abc's mark greenblatt is at new york's laguardia airport. >> good morning to you, dan. frequent travelers complain about evasive screening procedures. two guns made it on to airplanes this week, has many travelers on edge and worried about their safety. a long line of high-profiled security blunders of tsa came to a head on fr loaded .38 caliber gun went undetected by screeners. n
ABC
Oct 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
and their security team in benghazi, and tripoli, including ambassador stevens who was just killed, that flying personnel and equipment in that country was rejected. abc's jake tapper has more on this. with the hearings coming up next week, this could be explosive. >> reporter: it could be a big deal. absolutely right, elizabeth. after the attack in benghazi, one of the big questions is, did the obama administration recognize the deteriorating security situation in libya? and did they do everything to protect personnel in that country? abc news has obtained this e-mail from the security department in may. that a request for a security support team, about 16 special forces soldiers, to keep a small airplane, a dc-3, to get around more easily, especially with all of the weapons, was rejected, elizabeth. >> how is the state department reacted to whether or not proper security and teams were given to the state department in libya? >> reporter: the state department says it was not a big deal. commercial flights were available at the time. and it says there's no evidence that the absence of this airp
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 2:05am EDT
of runners took part over the weekend in the annual tunnel to towers run. >> named for steven siller, a new york city fire fighter who died that day. the race retraces the path siller took from the brooklyn battery tunnel to world trade center wearing 60 pounds of gear strapped to his back. he ran through the tunnel with all the gear on to a burning building. an amazing guy. >>> a much different kind of competition we'll show you. one that pits man against deer. with spectacular results. >> skateboarders, fully equipped with safety gear headed down the mountain, all going well. until a deer seemingly appears out of nowhere. slams into one of the borders. >> we are told the deer wasn't injured. the skateboarder probably just still eating dust. got to look out for the deer. >> it is so true. deer crossings, car or skateboarder. looks like a bed check. like a hockey check. >> check this out. yeah. >> yeah. >> thank goodness he is okay. looks kind of steep. like it falls off a little bit. >> are we sure the deer is okay? >> guess we are sure the skateboarder is okay. the deer apparently ran off
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 2:35am EDT
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Oct 3, 2012 7:00am EDT
.s. ambassador to libya last month. just before his death, ambassador chris stevens told a retired military officer not to travel to libya because it was unsafe. republicans in congress claim the diplomats repeatedly requested more security there. >>> and nasa has released the clearest video yet of the united states from away and above. a dark area you see in the foreground is the gulf of mexico. up the gulf coast. north past the big cities, atlanta and on up to washington. eventually, you can see very clearly the bright lights of new york city. video all shot from the international space station. and it is spectacularly beautiful. >> it's so sharp. >> amazingly sharp, isn't it? >> that was really a treat. thank you, josh. >> you bet. >>> now, this morning to facebook. and new questions about how the company may be using our personal information. the company is under fire right now for selling access to its 900 million users. abc's bianna golodryga is here, more, now, with the details. >> reporter: good morning to you. this morning, facebook is facing another crisis of confidence, about how
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 2:00pm EDT
martsmarts. >> you would know, steven. >> a love game. what is going on here? this guy apparently went on a hike. notice this weird -- >> what's the name of this? >> the name of this video is "weird ass leaf number two." >> is this the tree people coming alive. >> ooh. okay. i like that explanation. >> here's that. also -- could this not be a leaf at all? could this be a cocoon of some sort? a butterfly about to emerge from its slumber? >> oh. i think that maybe weird athlete number two actually has a bug on the back of it. >> what's that? >> the bug just found its mating bug and they're meriting on the back of the leaf. if the leaf's a rockin', don't come a knockin'. >> got it. >> what do we think? >> let's ask viewers. >> what do you think is going on here? >> tree people? butterfly cocoon or bugs getting it on? >> that's all right, dude. >> i know. >> head to our website. >>> the sport of bocxing has ben around for hi tos it of years. time for an update. don't you think? >> yeah. >> thinking boxing would be much more entertaining if you did it upside down. paul, pit ball collins, up
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